Membership & Fees


 Lowestoft Shopmobility runs a membership scheme for people who wish to hire equipment on a regular basis during shop hours opening times without having to leave a deposit. There is a simple application form which takes about 5 minutes to complete.

We also ask people applying to provide two forms of identity showing their current address i.e. Driving licence, utility bills etc. 


Our current annual membership fee and hire fees are

Annual membership:     £10.00

Hire fee per day:               £  3.00

(Day Hires During Opening Times Only)


Powered Vehicle

For people wishing to hire a powered vehicle for the day (during shop opening times) without joining the membership scheme our hire prices are:


Hire fee                                  £   6.00

Refundable deposit       £ 25.00

Manual Wheelchair

We also hire out manual wheelchairs. These are either large wheeled (Self propelled) or small wheeled (Transit). Both come with a cushion for extra comfort. The daily hire fee does include 24hr hire and the wheelchairs can be returned the following day. The manual wheelchair hire fees are:


Hire fee (per day/24hr)    £   6.00

Weekly Hire (7 days)        £ 30.00

Refundable deposit           £ 20.00

Other Hire Service & Delivery

Holiday Hire

For holiday makers we offer mobility scooter, powered and manual wheelchair hires to their holiday destinations (on the understanding that powered vehicles are stored under cover and that charging facilities are available). All powered vehicles can be delivered and collected from places such as Gunton Hall, Potters, Warners in Corton, Pontins and Southwold. A charge will be made for delivery/collection and the price will depend on the location (see sample list below). Travel scooters and manual wheelchairs can be collected from and returned to the shop.


Our holiday hire prices are:

Hire fee per day (24hrs)

(powered vehicles inc. Travel scooters)                £ 10.00

Hire fee per week (powered 

vehicles inc. Travel scooters)                                      £ 60.00 

Refundable deposit                                                          £ 25.00 

All part days will be charged at                                 £ 10.00

Delivery and Collection

Delivery and collection times will normally be 

Mon - Sat:     10.00hrs and 1600hrs

There are NO Sunday or Bank holiday deliveries.

Delivery and collection prices

Lowestoft                                         £ 15.00

Potters                                               £ 20.00

Pontins                                              £ 18.00

Kessingland                                    £ 24.00 

Long Term Hires

Anyone wishing to hire a powered vehicle on a long term basis (three or more weeks); can do so at the following rates:

Weekly hire (minimum three weeks)               £ 35.00 per week

Refundable deposit                                                    £ 25.00